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Elective Spotlight: Portuguese

Portuguese is a global language:

  • with approximately 260 million speakers of Portuguese in the world.
  • spoken in countries on four continents.
  • listed as the sixth most spoken language in the world, the most spoken language in the whole Southern hemisphere and the 5th most “spoken” language on the Internet.
  • Portuguese is the official and/or working language of several international organizations, such as the European Union (EU), African Union (AU), UNESCO, Mercosul, etc.

Portuguese Elective Modules offered in UCD

UCD Applied Language Centre

UCD Languages for Life

University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.
T: +353 1 716 7777